This minor is open to majors from throughout the university who seek to expand their knowledge and skill in this area of study.


Entrance requirements 

A music technology portfolio review and interview with music technology faculty is required.


University policy states that eight credits of coursework must be unique to the minor, and students must earn a minimum grade of 2.00 in all courses applied to the minor. For policies governing all minors, see AP.5.3.4 Minors.

Banner Code: MTEC

Minor Requirements

Total credits: 18

Required Courses

MUSI 254Music and Technology3
Two semesters of0
Recital Attendance
MUSI 354Electronic Composition3
MUSI 355Recording Techniques3
Total Credits9

Music Technology Electives

Select from the following: 1
Applied Music, Ensemble and Skills Courses:0-3
Applied Music Options (course list follows)
Music Ensemble Options (course list follows)
Keyboard Skills I
Class Guitar
Class Voice
Music Theory0-3
Fundamentals of Music (Mason Core)
Introduction to Music Theory
Music History0-3
Popular Music in America (Mason Core)
Musics of the World (Mason Core)
Jazz and Blues in America (Mason Core)
Music Technology Topics:0-3
Topics in Music Technology
Total Credits9

Select 0-3 credits from each category.

Applied Music Options 

See Music advisor for registration permission and options.
MUSI 220Applied Music in Music Technology1
MUSI 221Applied Music I1
MUSI 222Applied Music in Keyboard1
MUSI 223Applied Music in Voice1
MUSI 224Applied Music in Woodwind1
MUSI 225Applied Music in Brass1
MUSI 226Applied Music in String1
MUSI 227Applied Music in Percussion1
MUSI 228Applied Music in Composition1
MUSI 240Applied Music in Music Technology2
MUSI 242Applied Music in Keyboard2
MUSI 243Applied Music in Voice2
MUSI 244Applied Music in Woodwind2
MUSI 245Applied Music in Brass2
MUSI 246Applied Music in String2
MUSI 247Applied Music in Percussion2
MUSI 248Applied Music in Composition2
MUSI 440Applied Music in Music Technology3
MUSI 442Applied Music in Keyboard2-3
MUSI 443Applied Music in Voice2-3
MUSI 444Applied Music in Woodwind2-3
MUSI 445Applied Music in Brass2-3
MUSI 446Applied Music in String2-3
MUSI 447Applied Music in Percussion2-3
MUSI 448Applied Music in Composition2-3

Music Ensemble Options 

MUSI 380Wind Symphony (Mason Core)1
MUSI 381University Chorale (Mason Core)1
MUSI 382Piano Ensemble (Mason Core)1
MUSI 383Symphonic Band (Mason Core)1
MUSI 385Chamber Singers (Mason Core)1
MUSI 387Symphony Orchestra (Mason Core)1
MUSI 389Jazz Ensemble (Mason Core)1
MUSI 485Chamber Ensembles (Mason Core)1
MUSI 280Athletic and Ceremonial Ensemble (Mason Core) For Music Technology Students only1